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New Exascale Strategies Go Beyond HPC Market

Tom Wilkie, Scientific Computing World

“While HPC is being pulled in this direction by external market forces, it became clear at the US Supercomputing Conference, SC14, held this year in New Orleans in late November, that the technologies underpinning technical high-performance computing are now changing in response. Paradoxically, the announcement of the largest US Government investment in technical supercomputing for many years will transform business computing.”

SGI Solutions for CAE Applications

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The adoption of computer aided engineering (CAE) powered by high performance computing (HPC) is one of key factors fueling the re-birth of manufacturing. SGI offers an HPC environment that is ideal for CAE solutions. This article is part of 5 article series on how HPC is helping to fuel the growth in manufacturing.

Video: Memristor Research at HP Labs

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In this video, HP Labs Research Scientist John Paul Strachan discusses how memristors work and then goes on to show them in action.

COMSOL Releases Multiphysics Version 5.0

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COMSOL has released COMSOL Multiphysics software version 5.0, featuring product updates, three new add-on products, and the new Application Builder.

FEA Simulations Bolster Designs Against Wind and Ice

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The oil and gas industry depends on simulation. In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, Robert Roe explores how the technique can optimize the integrity of structures in extreme environments.

Reduce Manufacturing Costs with HPC

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This week article on HPC and Manufacturing is focused on another major consideration for today’s manufacturers which is the the pressure to reduce costs. This, in turn, is driving the need to reduce expensive physical prototyping through the use of modeling and simulation earlier in the design process.

PayPal Joins HPC User Forum Steering Committee

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Today IDC announced that Digital payment leader PayPal has joined the Steering Committee of the HPC User Forum. PayPal’s Arno Kolster will serve as the company’s primary representative and Ryan Quick will serve as alternate. IDC estimates that PayPal has saved more than $700 million by moving up to HPC in a very innovative way […]

CoolIT Systems Forms Open Liquid Cooling Group

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Today CoolIT Systems announced that the Demand Liquid Alliance (DLA) industry group has joined with the Green Grid Association to establish an open Liquid Cooling Group focused on all aspects of the data center that are impacted by liquid cooling.

PRACEdays15 Issues Call for Posters

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The PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference 2015 (PRACEdays15) has issued its Call for Posters. PRACEdays15 will be held in Dublin, Ireland with a mission to “Enable Science and Foster Industry.

NCSA Boosts Manufacturing Competitiveness with Allinea

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Allinea Software and NCSA are enabling software heavily used in industry to run faster and it is creating competitive advantages for some of the nation’s largest companies.